This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
OK
Dublin: 5 °C Tuesday 10 December, 2019
Advertisement

The 5 at 5: Saturday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Image: Shutterstock/Peter Zijlstra

EVERY EVENING, TheJournal.ie brings you the five big news stories you need to know.

1.#MURDER: Police in Belfast have said that they are treating the discovery of a body in the city as a murder. The man has been identified as Eamonn Magee Jr, son of former world champion Eamonn “The Terminator” Magee.

2. #FARMERS: Irish farmers are not happy after information about the subsidies they have received from Europe have been published on the Department of Agriculture’s website. 

3. #FIFA: Despite his re-election, pressure is continuing to mount on FIFA boss Sepp Blatter after sponsors Coca Cola and McDonald’s called for reform within the organisation. 

4. #FESTIVALS: People are heading off to events around the country today, with the Foo Fighters set to headline Slane tonight. 

5. #GOING NOWHERE: While the UK is discussing the possibility of a ‘Brexit’, a new Red C poll has found that Irish people are quite happy staying in the EU. 

  • Share on Facebook
  • Email this article
  •  

Read next:

COMMENTS